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Sunday Half-Hour


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From St Andrew 's Methodist Church, Halifax, with combined local church choirs conducted by WILLIE BOOTH Organist ENID WALKER
Prayer and Blessing by THE REV IAN LEWIS
Hymns introduced by KEITH MACKLIN
Soldiers of Christ, arise (From Strength to Strength); Lead us, heavenly father (Mannheim); Awake, our souls (Samson); Be thou my vision (Slane); Hark, 'tis the watchman's cry (Clarion); 0 God of Bethel (Tallis' Ordinal); Guide me, 0 thou great Jehovah (Cwm Rhondda); Give me the wings of faith to rise (Mylon); 0 Jesus, I have promised (Day of Rest)


Unknown: St Andrew
Conducted By: Willie Booth
Organist: Enid Walker
Unknown: Ian Lewis
Introduced By: Keith MacKlin

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